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Top Defector Tells of Spying, Stealing and Mutiny in Venezuela

  • Manuel Figuera headed powerful intelligence agency Sebin
  • Says opposition leaders are spied on, Colombia compromised
Bloomberg business news
Former Venezuelan intelligence agency director, Gen. Manuel Christopher Figuera, talks about Maduro’s government.Source: Bloomberg)

Days after being named chief of Venezuela’s feared Sebin intelligence agency last fall, General Manuel Ricardo Cristopher Figuera was called in by President Nicolas Maduro and asked where the enemy was.

“I don’t understand the question, sir,” Figuera says he responded.